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15 Sci-Fi & Fantasy Novels That Should Be Taught In Schools

By Matt Heckler Dec 10, 2013

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I, Robot by Isaac Asimov

For a class that wanted to go through short stories individually rather than longer works, you couldn’t go wrong with anything in Isaac Asimov’s I, Robot. He establishes his classic Asimov Three Laws of Robotics, and frames every short story as an intellectual puzzle involving the technology. It may not be an action-packed escapist read, but the logic puzzles are really great for discussion, and the stories reward those who reread.

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Matt Heckler

Matt Heckler is a writer, book critic, musician, movie nerd, sci-fi aficionado, and awesome beard haver from Chicago. When he isn't writing for The MindHut, he is drinking tasty beverages and working on his first novel. Follow him on Twitter @androiddreamer!

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